Re Creating The “Fuck You” Shoes From Kill Bill


Here’s a detail I never noticed from Kill Bill. The subtle “Fuck You” on the bottom of the heroine’s shoes. Well, astute viewers noticed for sure, and Tested has recreated this prop.


from the video description:

In Quentin Tarantino’s Kill Bill, one detail that appears on-screen for only a second are the soles of Uma Thurman’s shoes. Those sneakers aren’t off-the-shelf Onitsuka Tigers–they have the phase “FUCK U” molded right into the treading. It’s a prop we’ve wanted to replicate for a long time, and we’re finally able to do it with the help of effects artist Frank Ippolito. Here’s how you can make your own pair!

You can find the rest of the information on Tested’s website